Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 2 months ago

The mind before, during and after opioid abuse

In recent years, society went from describing opioid abuse as a moral failing to framing it as a disease. The change in tone is fitting because substance abuse is not just a physical problem.

by Staff - 2 months ago

Children: innocent victims in opioids crisis

The saying no man is an island is fitting when it comes to substance abuse. When someone abuses drugs, the individual isn’t the only person affected. It creates a ripple effect, touching those around him or her, especially if the…

by Staff - 2 months ago

Robin Shackleford: a heart for public service

Robin Shackleford has always had a heart for public service. Growing up in the church, her parents instilled a strong sense of faith in her and taught her to not just think of herself but others as well. These teachings…

by Staff - 2 months ago

The community wants Johnson as superintendent. Here’s why:

Since Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) superintendent Dr. Lewis Ferebee left his position in January, the school board has searched for a replacement across the country. However, some local leaders don’t believe looking beyond IPS headquarters is ne...

by Staff - 2 months ago

LeBron to Odell Beckham Jr.: “You’re going to love it!”

Odell Beckham Jr.,When LeBron James arrived in Cleveland in 2003 as the first pick of the Cleveland Cavaliers it was a transcendent moment for the City of Cleveland and it meant a once doormat franchise was now thrust into the national sports landsc...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Free Minority Men’s Health Fair Nears

Dr. Charles ModlinThe renowned Cleveland Clinic Dr. Charles Modlin, one of the leading kidney transplant surgeons in the state, and head of the Clinic’s Minority Health Center, underscored how vital it is for African American youth and men to attend...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Blacks the hidden victims in latest college basketball probe

Photo Caption:File Photo: Gary Franklin instructing his Los Angeles based California supreme AAU team.Last year it was Adidas engulfed in a federal probe that sent shock waves through the world of collegiate basketball.The FBI case that is still ongo...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Help Save America-Help Save The World

Now the time has come for this nation to fulfill its promise.Forgiveness, Redemption, Conversion, Faith…President Donald Trump loves his country…America…and he loves the American people; he is loyal to his country and its people. “There is no greater...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Breaking News

Now the time has come for this nation to fulfill its promise.Forgiveness, Redemption, Conversion, Faith…President Donald Trump loves his country…America…and he loves the American people; he is loyal to his country and its people. “There is no greater...